Men's Tennis Sweeps Visiting NIU, 7-0
Feb. 4, 2011
The Marquette men's tennis team handed Northern Illinois its second straight loss Friday night in Milwaukee, 7-0.
The Golden Eagles (3-1) swept the doubles point and won every singles decision, including a 6-0, 6-0 domination by junior Jonathan Schwerin over Bryant Poggensee-Wei at the No. 4 spot.
Doubles action was highlighted by the 8-1 decision of sophomore Jose Gutierrez Crowley and freshman Dan Mamalat at No. 2 doubles, who improve to 3-0.
Sophomore Otavio Permin earned his first singles match of the season at No. 5 singles, tallying a 6-1, 6-2 win over Maksym Lagutin. Mamalat remained undefeated in dual action with his fourth win, his second from No. 2 singles, 6-1, 6-2.
With the loss, the Huskies fall to 1-2 on the season.
Head coach Steve Rodecap's squad has a quick turnaround, hosting UIC on Saturday, Feb. 5 at 3 p.m. at the Helfaer Tennis Stadium.
Marquette 7, NIU 0
1. Jose Manuel Munoz/Jonathan Schwerin (MARQ) def. Maksym Lagutin/Maximilian Phillips (NIU) 8-3
2. Jose Gutierrez Crowley/Dan Mamalat (MARQ) def. Roman Turtygin/Axel Lagerlof (NIU) 8-1
3. Otavio Perim/Thibault Troude (MARQ) def. Maksym Bartiuk/Bryant Poggensee-Wei (NIU) 8-2
1. Crowley (MARQ) def. Bartiuk (NIU) 6-3, 6-2
2. Mamalat (MARQ) def. Turtygin (NIU) 6-1, 6-2
3. Munoz (MARQ) def. Lagerlof (NIU) 6-2, 6-4
4. Schwerin (MARQ) def. Poggensee-Wei (NIU) 6-0, 6-0
5. Perim (MARQ) def. Lagutin (NIU) 6-1, 6-2
6. Logon Collins (MARQ) def. Phillips (NIU) 6-4, 6-2
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